A True Skater Dress

I’ve made several skater dress, but this is the first I’ve actually skated in

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Polka Dot Jumpsuit McCalls 8047

Perfect Pairing. I love jumpsuits and I love polka dots!

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Bad Fabric and Pattern Pairing: McCalls 8084

Not the best of results.

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Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo Romper- McCalls 8047

Snakeskin Romper

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I’m a Fabricista: McCalls 8090

Gathers and tiers.

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Fabric Mart Feature: Flower Power

Check out my latest blog post over at Fabric Mart Fabrics for all the deets on this sundress! Scroll down for my quick pattern review. This gorgeous floral burnout fabric is still available here. Grab yours before it’s gone! Pattern: McCalls 7774 Pattern Description: Loose-fitting pull over dresses have side pockets. C, D: Fitted dresses…

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Tip’s Thoughts: McCalls Fall 2019

It’s that time again! McCalls didn’t wait that long after releasing the early fall to give us these fall patterns did they? Let’s jump in   I have NOT been feeling the 90s trend making a comeback. I was a teen in the 90s and I truly did not need to relive some of those…

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What I’ve Sewn: 2019 First Qtr Recap

2019 is off to a good, albeit slow start.

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Jumpsuit Turned Dress: McCalls 7632 & 6955

I love a Frankenpattern (chop and screwing two patterns together)

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All About the Angles: McCalls 7774

A long time in the making, my second make of McCalls 7774

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On the Run Outfit: McCalls 7755

What I wore to the On the Run II show!

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B&W Link Wrap Dress: McCalls 6884

M6884: An easy and basic faux wrap dress

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Y’all voted, I made it! McCalls 7577

I let y’all pick and you were right!

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Navy Leaf Outfit: McCalls 7757

I absolutely adore this retro 70’s vibe crop top and wide leg pants outfit.

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2018 Spring Patterns Review

I’m starting to have a weird love/hate relationship with patterns. I’m a pattern sewists, sure I draft somethings, but I’ve found most things I dream up or see and want to recreate can be found in a pattern. Or at least I can use a pattern as a starting place and make some mods to…

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